Million Dollar Arm Synopsis
A sports agents recruits cricket players to play in the MLB.
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75

Miami Herald

By Connie Ogle
Due to its good humor and terrific story, Million Dollar Arm is always engaging; its power lies in its feel-good charm.
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75

Chicago Tribune

By Michael Phillips
McCarthy is following well-established story grooves here, but scene to scene, he allows the dialogue to breathe and reveal bits of...
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75

HitFix

By Drew McWeeny
It's a feel-good story that raises cultural questions that the film doesn't seem terribly interested in answering, and it feels like an...
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75

St. Louis Post-Dispatch

By Joe Williams
As predictable as a 3-and-0 pitch down the middle, but when it’s baseball season, who wants dark clouds?
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70

The Hollywood Reporter

By Michael Rechtshaffen
Credit a rock solid turn by lead Jon Hamm that doesn’t shy away from revealing a darker underbelly to his underdog character, as well as a...
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70

Variety

By Scott Foundas
Sometimes a hard-hitting expose, sometimes a big-hearted crowdpleaser, Million Dollar Arm wants it both ways to be sure, but its instincts...
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67

Entertainment Weekly

By Chris Nashawaty
It's the latest male weepie cast from the same Disney mold as "The Rookie and "Miracle," and it's essentially "Jerry Maguire Goes to...
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63

USA Today

By Claudia Puig
When it focuses on the clash of cultures, laughs naturally flow. When it follows the familiar sports movie playbook too slavishly, it grows...
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50

Chicago Sun-Times

By Richard Roeper
Nearly everything in this movie feels borrowed from other movies and ever so slightly reshaped, and almost never for the better.
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50

Village Voice

By Alan Scherstuhl
If the filmmakers had been more daring with perspectives and narrative structure, and afforded their Indian characters the screentime and...
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Great for kids and adults

By carsonlovell
I saw this with my 2 boys, 9 and 11. All three of us really liked it. I was not overly sweet like sports movies can be, but it still delivered the typical underdog sports movie messages. We...

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By badrchba
Great movie, must see, very inspiring, good for all ages,...

Great Movie

By sdelenikos
Amazing how a couple of kids with no baseball experience could make it to the major leagues. Excellent story, especially the way in which the relationships between the characters grows over time....

A Family Treat That Everyone Enjoyed!

By rjr81psmc
This movie was enjoyed by my entire family, as it had something for every one's taste. I can't wait until it comes out on DVD, so I can add it to my collection!...

MILLION DOLLAR ARM

By dennisfmensinger
AMAZING GREAT FAMILY FILM AND PHENOMENAL STORY - GREAT TO LEARN ABOUT CHARACTER QUALITIES OF MONEY VS RELATIONSHIPS AND HOW BEAUTIFUL OTHER COUNTRIES AND CULTURES ARE...

Million dollar movie

By Helene123
Wow what a nice movie loved it...

Million Dollar Arm

By pastorfrank57
Loved it. Great movie. Five Star...

Entertaining

By lfsgd
Good feel good film based on true people. Worth your time....

About the people.

By andrew889
Enjoyable film about the human condition....

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Rated PG | For Some Suggestive Content and Mild Language